ITV, Blighty's leading terrestrial commercial broadcaster, has sold its stake in Australia's Seven Network for £87 million ($163.6 million). Sale of the 11.6% share is the latest in an ongoing series…
Vue Entertainment, the U.K.'s third-biggest cinema chain, is being positioned for a management buyout led by HBOS Bank.
Giant Gallic telco France Telecom launched Spanish Internet TV operation Wanadoo on Tuesday. Wanadoo TV's offerings includes some 40 channels, interactive services, a programming guide and…
Weighing in on Bertelsmann's possible initial public offering, Liz Mohn, wife of company patriarch Reinhard Mohn, has made clear that no more than 25% of the company will be made public.
German sales group Telepool has boarded Christmas-themed CGI feature "Way to the Stars," picking up international rights and co-producing the family film through its production division Europool.
Bob Berney's Picturehouse has acquired all North American distrib rights to Elisabeth Shue-starrer "Gracie," loosely based on a real-life chapter from the thesp's childhood, that will be directed by…
Vesuvio Intl. is making its market debut at Cannes with the horror franchise "The Bitch," with first sale going to Australia's Imagine Entertainment.
Viridian Entertainment and Li Xiangman, chairman of China's Jiangsu Principal Culture Industry Group, are joining forces to produce historical drama "Nanking," set to start lensing in late 2006.
Striking while the iron's hot, Sony has signed "The Da Vinci Code" scribe Akiva Goldsman to adapt author Dan Brown's first religious thriller, "Angels & Demons."
Tokyo-based Zazie Films has purchased Japanese rights to Spanish psychological thriller "Hole" (Zulo). Sold at Cannes by Spain's Notro Films and Eldorado Intl., "Hole" narrates the story of Miguel…
Post Central is producing "Cherry Crush," a teen noir starring Nikki Reed ("Thirteen") and Jonathan Tucker ("The Texas Chainsaw Massacre"), written and directed by Nick DiBella.